VK Singh

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  • Depicting realities of Ypres war

    Depicting realities of Ypres war

    In a bid to pay homage to thousands of Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for Belgium's freedom in Flanders' fields around Ypres during the First World War (1914 to 1918), Belgium's King Philippe and Queen Mathilde last week,......

    November 13, 2017
  • VK Singh inaugurates two power sub-stations in Ghaziabad

    VK Singh inaugurates two power sub-stations in Ghaziabad

    Union minister V K Singh today inaugurated two power sub-stations in Indirapuram and Ataur village and said the government would ensure 24x7 electricity supply to Ghaziabad. Singh, who is also the Ghaziabad MP, launched the two projects in the presence......

    October 22, 2017
  • High stakes Gurdaspur bypoll results today

    High stakes Gurdaspur bypoll results today

    The winner of high stake Gurdaspur parliamentary seat will be announced on Sunday, which has increased the anxiety among many politicos. However, the ruling Congress party has claimed to clinch the seat with a huge margin, the other two opponents, the......

    October 15, 2017
  • No ransom paid for release of Kerala priest: VK Singh

    No ransom paid for release of Kerala priest: VK Singh

    Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh on Wednesday said no ransom was paid for the release of Kerala Catholic priest Tom Uzhunnallil. The priest, who was abducted by the Islamic State (IS) terrorists from Aden in March......

    September 13, 2017
  • States have a role in foreign policy

    States have a role in foreign policy

    It is not often that one would associate the concept of cooperative federalism with the conduct of foreign policy. Yet, it is this interesting idea that seems to have garnered a lot of focus in India’s diplomatic agenda. This can......

    August 21, 2017
  • India pitches for greater engagement with BRICS nations

    India pitches for greater engagement with BRICS nations

    India on Monday pitched for a greater engagement with BRICS nations which have steadily expanded its agenda from financial matters to security and counter terrorism issues facing the international community. Addressing the BRICS Foreign Ministers meeting here, Minister of State......

    June 19, 2017
  • VK Singh to attend BRICS Foreign Ministers Meet

    VK Singh to attend BRICS Foreign Ministers Meet

    Minister of State for External Affairs Gen VK Singh will attend the two-day BRICS Foreign Ministers Meet beginning in Beijing on June 18. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will chair the meet, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang was quoted as saying......

    June 13, 2017
  • Mallya will be extradited soon, can't fix time frame: VK Singh

    Mallya will be extradited soon, can't fix time frame: VK Singh

    Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs, VK Singh on Tuesday said beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya will be brought back to India soon but the Centre cannot "fix the time frame". Speaking to the media here ahead of the hearing......

    June 13, 2017
  • Curses come home to roost

    Curses come home to roost

    Sometime in 2010, three former cadres of the Manipur’s People’s Liberation Army were “recruited” by 3 Corps of the Indian Army based at Rangapahar near Dimapur (Nagaland), under its intelligence and surveillance unit that reports to its General Officer Commanding.......

    April 16, 2017
  • Taking all measures to gain consular access to Jadhav: VK Singh

    Taking all measures to gain consular access to Jadhav: VK Singh

    Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh on Saturday said the government was taking all measures to gain consular access to former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav despite Pakistan denying it “13 times”. “Pakistan government has denied consular......

    April 15, 2017
  • VK Singh to inaugurate two projects in South Africa

    VK Singh to inaugurate two projects in South Africa

    Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh will inaugurate two India-funded welfare projects during his visit to South Africa this week. Singh will be in South Africa from April 7 to 10 on an official visit. On Saturday,......

    April 3, 2017
  • VK Singh to inaugurate two projects in South Africa

    VK Singh to inaugurate two projects in South Africa

    Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh will inaugurate two India-funded welfare projects during his visit to South Africa this week. Singh will be in South Africa from April 7 to 10 on an official visit. On Saturday,......

    April 3, 2017
  • 9 Passport Seva Kendras to be set up in Assam: Singh

    9 Passport Seva Kendras to be set up in Assam: Singh

    Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh on Friday announced nine new Passport Seva Kendras would be set up in Assam soon. According to an official release by Assam Government, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh announced......

    February 24, 2017